Get them to write more about the characters of the article. Cut out some headlines and stick them at the top of blank (or lined) sheets of paper.Keep an eye out for really funny headlines that you think the kids will like.
Students arrive on campus Sunday, June 16, and depart Thursday, June 20.
• Request more information There isn’t much time to write creatively in high school, so come to Summer Academy and write poetry, short stories, plays and more.
The current Davidson bookmobile is 26 years old, and most of its parts have been rebuilt – except for the driver, who is still the original and going strong.
The bookmobile pictured here was delivered to the library in 1970 and was comparable in size to a modern RV.
Get the children to pick three to five words and make up a story using them.
It seems to motivate children if their musings are to be read by lots of people.
If you are looking for movie ideas, see my page teaching with movies.
Or try writing some found poetry Make a bag filled with items you find either on a nature walk or around the house.
If your newspaper headlines are boring, mix words from several headlines until you get something unusual!
For older children you could choose political or current affairs headlines.